How can negative emissions become a reality at scale?

Carbon Brief asked attendees at The International Conference on Negative CO2 Emissions 2018, in Gothenburg, “What needs to happen for negative emissions to become a reality at scale?”

Negative emissions: Scientists meet in Sweden for first international conference

With contributions from (in order of appearance):

Dr James Hansen, director of Climate Science, Awareness and Solutions at Earth Institute, Columbia University 0:00 – 1:26

Prof Sally Benson, professor of Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford Precourt Institute of Energy, Stanford University 1:27 – 3:00

Dr Florian Kraxner, deputy program director of Ecosystems Services and Management Program, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis 3:01 – 4:41

Dr Duncan McLaren, research fellow at Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University 4:42 – 5:48

Dr Silke Beck, Department of Environmental Politics, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung, UFZ 5:49 – 7:54

Dr Sabine Fuss, head of working group Sustainable Resource Management and Global Change, Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change 7:55 – 9:48

Dr Rob Bellamy, research fellow at the Institute for Science, Innovation and Society, University of Oxford 9:49 – 11:51

Prof Detlef van Vuuren, professor of Integrated Assessment of Global Environment Change at the Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University 11:52 – 13:10

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Music credit: Into Infinity artists Unrecognisable Now, Naohito Uchiyama, Languis (CC BY-NC 3.0 US).

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